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[texts]Debiprasad Chattopadhyaya History Of S & T In Ancient India Ch 13 Linguistics Oral Tradition Harappan Magadhan Navjyoti Singh - Debiprasad Chattopadhyaya
Chapter 13 by Navjyoti Singh
Keywords: linguistics; oral tradition; science
Downloads: 9
[movies]Turkulu Halk Hikayeleri (Folk Stories with Songs) - Muhammet Salih Simsek
Introductory video about Turkish oral tradition of telling stories. Shot in Osmaniye, Karagedik village.
Keywords: folk; story; turkish; oral tradition
Downloads: 672
[texts]Mananay - Sruandzteantsʻ, Garegin, 1840-1892
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Keywords: Armenians; Oral tradition; Folk literature
Downloads: 753
[movies]"Molly Whuppie" told by Frances Clark Sayers - Jed Horovitz
Frances Clark Sayers tells the story "Molly Whuppie".
Keywords: STORYTELLING; FOLK TALES; ORAL TRADITION; FOLKLORE
Downloads: 615
[movies]"The Elephant's Child" told by Frances Clarke Sayers - Jed Horovitz
Frances Clark Sayers tells the story "The Elephant's Child" by Rudyard Kipling.
Keywords: STORYTELLING; FOLK TALES; ORAL TRADITION; FOLKLORE
Downloads: 1,360 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]"Some Goes Up" told by Frances Clarke Sayers - Jed Horovitz
Frances Clark Sayers tells the story "Some Goes Up..." by Joel Chandler Harris
Keywords: STORYTELLING; FOLK TALES; ORAL TRADITION; FOLKLORE
Downloads: 300
[movies]The Jolly Tailor, told by Carolyn Horovitz - Jed Horovitz
Carolyn Horovitz tells the story of the "Jolly Tailor" - a Polish Folktale.
Keywords: STORYTELLING; FOLK TALES; ORAL TRADITION; FOLKLORE
Downloads: 346 1.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]"The King Who Was A Gentleman" told by Carolyn Horovitz - Jed Horovitz
Carolyn Horovitz tells the story "The King Who Was A Gentleman"
Keywords: Storytelling; FOLK TALES; ORAL TRADITION; FOLKLORE
Downloads: 328 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]"The White Girl and the Blue Wind Boy" told by Frances Clarke Sayers - Jed Horovitz
Frances Clark Sayers tells the story "The White Horse Girl and The Blue Wind Boy" by Carl Sandburg
Keywords: storytelling; FOLK TALES; ORAL TRADITION; FOLKLORE
Downloads: 681 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]"The Three Billy Goats Gruff" told by Frances Clark Sayers - Jed Horovitz
Frances Clark Sayers tells the story of "The Three Billy Goats Gruff".
Keywords: STORYTELLING; FOLK TALES; ORAL TRADITION; FOLKLORE
Downloads: 1,967 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]"Old Roaney" told by Richard Chase - Jed Horovitz
Richard Chase tells the story of "Old Roaney"
Keywords: storytelling; FOLK TALES; ORAL TRADITION; FOLKLORE
Downloads: 481 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]"Sody Sallyratus" told by Richard Chase - Jed Horovitz
Richard Chase tells the story of "Sody Sallraytus"
Keywords: storytelling; FOLK TALES; ORAL TRADITION; FOLKLORE
Downloads: 1,153 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]"Wicked John and the Devil" told by Richard Chase - Jed Horovitz
Richard Chase tells the story of "Wicked John and the Devil"
Keywords: storytelling; FOLK TALES; ORAL TRADITION; FOLKLORE
Downloads: 1,709 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]"Jack In the Giant's New Ground" told by Richard Chase - Jed Horovitz
Richard Chase tells the story of "Jack in the Giant's New Ground"
Keywords: storytelling; FOLK TALES; ORAL TRADITION; FOLKLORE
Downloads: 650
[texts]Avesta in the Parthian Period - Almut Hintze
Avesta is transmitted in 3 stages, according to Dinkard accounts. This article explain the dialect variation of Avesta texts, the way they transmitted and so on.
Keywords: Avesta; Arsacids; Sassanians; Oral Tradition; Dinkard accounts
Downloads: 547
[audio]Story Euphoria 6: Longhouse Stories - Amanda Haldy
The sixth podcast from Story Euphoria, the podcast and blog celebrating the power and art of stories. This week's episode features two stories in the oral tradition from the Iroquois. Visit www.storyeuphoria.com for more.
Keywords: story; fiction; storytelling; literature; oral tradition; iroquois; longhouse
Downloads: 40 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[texts]Two studies on the ballad theory of the Beowulf, together with an introductory sketch of opinion - Routh, James Edward, 1879-
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Keywords: Beowulf; Epic poetry, English (Old); Oral tradition; Ballads, English
Downloads: 373
[texts]An essay on the original genius and writings of Homer .. - Wood, Robert, 1717?-1771

Keywords: Homer; Epic poetry, Greek; Mythology, Greek, in literature; Oral tradition
Downloads: 296
[texts]Prolegomena ad Homerum, sive de operum Homericorum prisca et genuina forma variisque mutationibus et probabili ratione emendandi - Wolf, F. A. (Friedrich August), 1759-1824
Book digitized by Google from the library of Oxford University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Keywords: Homer; Epic poetry, Greek; Mythology, Greek, in literature; Oral tradition
Downloads: 720
[texts]Prolegomena ad Homerum, sive de operum Homericorum prisca et genuina forma variisque mutationibus et probabili ratione emendandi - Wolf, F. A. (Friedrich August), 1759-1824
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Keywords: Homer; Epic poetry, Greek; Mythology, Greek, in literature; Oral tradition
Downloads: 325
[texts]ERIC ED370562: A Dialogue about Mythological Symbols from the Campfire to the Digital Age. - ERIC
This paper examines the role of myths and symbols in society through the use of a hypothetical dialogue. The paper begins by explaining what myths are and the functions they serve. Mythology and mythical symbols of past and present are compared. These changes in the nature of mythological symbols are explored through a dialogue between an artist and a media producer. During this dialogue, the importance of the study of myths as symbols in an age of global and digital communication becomes appare...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Mass Media; Mythology; Oral Tradition; Symbols (Literary); Visual Learning; Visual Literacy
Downloads: 6
[movies]Kofi Awoonor, Songs Of The Village - Karen L Morell
Ghanaian writer and scholar Kofi Awoonor speaks of the great influence of the Ewe oral tradition on his work and sings several of the songs of those poets. He reads selections from his own early poetry and discusses the difficult problem of resolving the tensions between his African identity and European culture. Concludes with an interview with Karen Morell focusing on a comparison between the past of the oral tradition and the modern African poet. Recorded in 1978 at the University of Washin...
Keywords: Kofi Awoonor; Ghanaian poetry; Ewe poetry; African poetry; African oral tradition; University of Washington
Downloads: 93
[texts]Folk tales and fairy lore in Gaelic and English - Macdougall, James, 1833-1906
Gaelic text and parallel English translation English preliminaries and notes
Keywords: Scottish Gaelic literature; Oral tradition; Fairy tales, Scottish Gaelic; English literature
Downloads: 643
[texts]Prolegomena ad Homerum, sive de operum Homericorum prisca et genuina forma variisque mutationibus et probabili ratione emendandi - Wolf, F. A. (Friedrich August), 1759-1824
No more published
Keywords: bub_upload; Homer; Epic poetry, Greek; Mythology, Greek, in literature; Oral tradition
Downloads: 15
[audio]The House on the Fairy Path - Dale Gilbert Jarvis
A traditional folk tale from the Southern Shore of Newfoundland, Canada, concerning a young married couple who discover they have built their house on a path used by the good people, and the steps that couple take to rid themselves of fairy mischief. Recorded by Dale Jarvis, September 3, 2006, St. John's, Newfoundland.
Keywords: storytelling; spoken word; fairies; fairy tale; legend; storyteller; newfoundland; oral tradition
Downloads: 2,788
[audio]Jack and the Little Man Under The Stove - Dale Gilbert Jarvis
A traditional folktale about Jack, and what happens when he takes a job as a cook in a rich man's house and discovers that a little man lives underneath the stove. Told by storyteller Dale Gilbert Jarvis and recorded live as part of the final storytelling concert conducted as part of an Arts Smarts storytelling program taught at Holy Cross Elementary school in St. John's, Newfoundland. Introduction by Danielle Spratt, conclusion by Barbara Morgan...
Keywords: Jack tale; fairy tale; folk tale; storytelling; oral tradition; spoken word; dale jarvis; storyteller
Downloads: 2,225
[texts]Prolegomena ad Homerum, sive de operum Homericorum prisca et genuina forma variisque mutationibus et probabili ratione emendandi - Wolf, F. A. (Friedrich August), 1759-1824
No more published
Keywords: bub_upload; Homer; Epic poetry, Greek; Mythology, Greek, in literature; Oral tradition
Downloads: 13
[texts]Folk tales and fairy lore in Gaelic and English - Macdougall, James, 1833-1906
Gaelic text and parallel English translation English preliminaries and notes
Keywords: Scottish Gaelic literature; Oral tradition; Fairy tales, Scottish Gaelic; English literature
Downloads: 844
[texts]ERIC ED371381: Give a Listen: Stories of Storytelling in School. - ERIC
This book demonstrates the importance of storytelling as an aspect of language arts programs. The book contains stories contributed by teachers from elementary through university levels. It also describes many of the ways storytelling can be woven into the fabric of the classroom curriculum. The collection is divided into three sections. The first section, which recounts how storytellers get started, contains the following selections: (1) "The Story's the Thing" (Jeanne Smith); (2) "The Strollin...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; Cultural Context; Curriculum Development; Elementary Secondary Education; Enrichment; Higher Education; Language Arts; Oral Language; Oral Tradition; Story Telling
Downloads: 4
[texts]ERIC ED371369: Reading African Women [Writers]. - ERIC
The works of women African writers such as Bessie Head, Mariama Ba, Buchi Emecheta, and Flora Nwapa have become increasingly familiar to North American college students during the past decade, largely through their inclusion on feminist reading lists. Because the pedagogical value of these texts lies in their presumed ability to speak for African women, the texts are to greater or lesser degrees decontextualized from the material circumstances of production...
Keywords: ERIC Archive; African Literature; Authors; Cultural Context; Females; Feminism; Higher Education; Literary Criticism; Oral Language; Oral Tradition; Written Language
Downloads: 12
[audio]Oral history program: Cledith Gerard - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Note: In part 1 the levels begin to drop around 00:24:00 and are very low in the last few minutes before the end. Description: Bob and Cledith Gerard first moved to Monterey Park in 1934, Cledith is well known in the community for her large collection of historical photographs slides. Not only has she maintained her collection, she has thoroughly researched her materials, dated them, and indexed them...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Gerard, Cledith; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 4
[audio]Oral history program: Harry Schay - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Description: Harry Schay was born in Wilmar in 1928 at home. Wilmar was subsequently folded into the city of Rosemead. The boundaries were New on the west, Red Car line or 10 Freeway on the north, Rosemead Blvd. on the east and Garvey on the south. Maps from that time are rare. It was rural and Harry was always barefoot-at play-at school-at home-his feet were like leather. As children they enjoyed rubber gun fights in a barn on Potrero Grande, picking blackberries that grew wild, marbles, bottle...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Schay, Harry; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 10
[audio]Oral history program: Cliff Ostler - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Description: Cliff was born in Springvale, Utah in 1901-his mother was Amy Elizabeth McKay. His dad was a mining blacksmith, a highly technical position. Mr. Ostler was the eldest of 11 children. He and Irene arrived in Monterey Park on the 4th of July in 1923 and they were married in September of that year. Mr. Ostler worked as a carpenter adding a second story to Alhambra High School. Next he worked as a cement contractor on the large Sears store located on Soto Street in Los Angeles...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Ostler, Cliff; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 10
[audio]Oral history program: Norman Lieberman - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Description: Norman Lieberman was a former MP city attorney. He is still resides on Fulton Street. He was an editor of the Monterey Park Progress. Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restriction...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Lieberman, Norman; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 13
[audio]Oral history program: Robert Brackenbury - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Description:Mr. Brackenbury was born in 1929 - his home address during childhood was 430 No. Sierra Vista in Mty. Pk. All neighbors raised goats, chickens & turkeys. Eggs were bought and sold between neighbors. Lots were large and there was a lot of farming going on. His mother worked for Laura Scudder during the 1930s and 1940s. She was an excellent employer and allowed Robert to sell magazines at the manufacturing plant...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Brackenbury, Robert; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 6
[audio]Oral history program: Irv Gilman - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Description: Former city councilman Irv Gilman has been a resident of Monterey Park since 1966. In these interviews, Gilman talks about his life before Monterey Park, as well as his political and civic activities in the community.Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Gilman, Irv; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 4
[audio]Oral history program: Thelma Medendorp - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Medendorf, Thelma; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 6
[audio]Oral history program: George Thomas - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Note: End part 1 of 2 sounds like it is cut short or maybe the tape ran out of space during original recording.Description: George Thomas was a president of the Monterey Park Optimist.Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Thomas, George; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 6
[audio]Oral history program: Harold Fiebelkorn - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Description: Harold Fiebelkorn was an Attorney, member of the Lions Club and former columnist in the Monterey Park Progress. He served on the personnel board.Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor ...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Fiebelkorn, Harold; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 11
[audio]Oral history program: Ivor Ward - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Note: End of part 1 of 2 is cut short. Beginning of part 2 of 2 is cut off. end of part 2 of 2 is cut short. Description: Ivor Ward was a city fire chief.Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor rest...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Ward, Ivor; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 9
[audio]Oral history program: Leonard Normand - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Description:Leonard Normand was born in Bethlehem, PA. in 1927. After one year at Lehigh University, he enlisted in the Navy and subsequently was drafted into the Army during the Korean War. Upon completion of his military obligation, he moved to CA, earning both Bachelors and Masters degrees in Recreation Administration from California State College at Los Angeles. The city of Monterey Park appointed him to the position of Recreation Director...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Normand, Leonard; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 7
[audio]Oral history program: Howard Fry - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Note: At the end of Part 3, not sure if it was completed. He seemed to have finished his thought but then it just cuted off kind of abruptly. It seemed like they just stopped the recording and it continued and finished in Part 4. Description: Howard Fry came to Los Angeles from South Dakota in 1941, and then moved to Monterey Park in 1944. Mr. Fry was a member of the city council from 1960 to 1966, was mayor from 1962-63, and was City Treasurer from 1972 to 1976...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Fry, Howard; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 5
[audio]Oral history program: Louis Tripodes - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Description: Louis Tripodes settled in Monterey Park in the early 1950's. He was the owner of the famous Paris' Restaurant in Monterey Park, which was started by his brother, Paris. In these interviews he talks about his life before coming to Monterey Park, his life in Monterey Park, and he speaks with great pride about his Greek heritage.Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Tripodes, Louis; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 14
[audio]Oral history program: Bob Gerard - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Note: In part 1 the levels drop around 00:07:15 and continue to gradually drop becoming inaudible around 00:15:00. At 15:00 they become totally inaudible for the remaining duration of the recording. Description: Bob and Cledith Gerard first moved to Monterey Park 1934. He is an active member of the Lions Club, the Historical Society of Monterey Park, and a regular at the Monterey Kaffee Klatch. In these interviews he talks about his personal history and involvements in community...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Gerard, Bob; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 6
[audio]Oral history program: Harry Herron - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Note: At 1:23 weird static for 4-5 sec sound like the radio news broadcast from the moon was overlapped. Also the narrator was occasionally quite soft spoken.Description: Harry Herron was a pioneer resident of the area.Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Herron, Harry; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 10
[audio]Oral history program: Marion Levet - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Description: Marion was born in the suburbs of Boston, MA during the waning years of the nineteenth century. Her father had respiratory problems and he was advised to find a dry climate. Their choice was between California and Arizona and they chose California. Marion attended 19 schools in kindergarten through high school because her father needed to move frequently for his work. She married Frank Levet in 1915 and lived with family in Los Angeles until they found a house to buy in Ramona Acres...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Levet, Marion; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 4
[audio]Oral history program: Tony Miera - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Description: Tony Miera was born in a small town, Algodonas, on U.S. 85 between Alburquerque and Santa Fe, New Mexico in 1929. He can trace his lineage back to the year 1626 in New Mexico, before it became a state. He worked as a sheepherder for 50 cents/day at the age of 9. After earning a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a major in Accounting and pre-law from the University of New Mexico, he accepted a job as an Accountant-Auditor with the County of Los Angeles in November, ...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Miera, Tony; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 8
[audio]Oral history program: Vera Hutto - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Note: Part 1 is silent from 00:00:32 - 00:03:36. From 00:00:32 – 00:03:36 is silent right after the initial introduction (sound accidentally erased.) In part 2, Sound levels begin to fade around 00:29:30. Description: Vera Hutto was on Library Board of Trustees.Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Hutto, Vera; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 6
[audio]Oral history program: Ramona Dunn - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Description: Ramona Dunn has lived in the same house on Baltimore Avenue in Monterey Park since 1925. In this interview, Mrs. Dunn recalls her most memorable moments in her life and in the history of the city.Rights: Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Monterey Park Bruggemeyer Library. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owner...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Dunn, Ramona; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 7
[audio]Oral history program: Maxine Rubin - Monterey Park Historical Heritage Commission
Description:Mrs. Rubin was born in 1927 in Jamaica on Long Island in New York state. Her maternal grandfather was born in London and her father immigrated from Czechoslovakia at the age of 13 to this country. Her mother was Catholic and her father Jewish. Both families objected to their courtship; they courted for 10 years before finally deciding to wed anyway. She knew everyone in her neighborhood and each and every grandmother spoke a different language—all immigrants! She married Joe Rubin ...
Keywords: californialightandsound; Oral history--California--Monterey Park; Oral tradition--California--Monterey Park; Monterey Park (Calif.)--History; Rubin, Maxine; Monterey Park (Calif.)
Downloads: 9
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